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Uruguay - Equality of Opportunity : Achievements and Challenges

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    Paper provided by The World Bank in its series World Bank Other Operational Studies with number 2985.

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    Date of creation: Oct 2010
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    Handle: RePEc:wbk:wboper:2985

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    Keywords: Social Protections and Labor - Disability Health; Nutrition and Population - Population Policies Health; Nutrition and Population - Health Monitoring & Evaluation Education - Education For All Education - Primary Education Health; Nutrition and Population;

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